[luatex] luatex's pause

Taco Hoekwater taco at elvenkind.com
Sun Apr 5 23:14:21 CEST 2009

Reinhard Kotucha wrote:
> When running pdflualatex, I see much more brk(2) system calls than
> when loading the other formats.  Don't know how expensive they are and
> why there are so many when pdflualatex.fmt is loaded.
> 50   pdflatex
> 470  pdflualatex
> 71   pdfluatex
> 50   pdftex
> I'm still clueless.  Any idea?

Probably zlib (luatex formats are compressed). Like I wrote earlier, has
anybody tried a new executable yet?

Best wishes,

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